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Synonyms for box office

the amount of money collected as admission, especially to a sporting event


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Synonyms for box office

total admission receipts for an entertainment

the office where tickets of admission are sold

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When The Washington Post took a commonly accepted list of box-office receipts and adjusted them for inflation, Titanic didn't even rank among the top five.
The film has surely impressed the audience and the box-office numbers are proof of it!
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So he may be at a loss to explain why in the '90s Hollywood won't make films for the whole family but will produce more children's films, even though the typical box-office take for these films may not be that impressive.
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